Foreign Ministry: Georgian PM's to visit U.S. in first half of 2014
Tbilisi, Georgia, Dec.23
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili will pay an official visit to the U.S. in the first six months of 2014, Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze told journalists on Dec.23.
However, the foreign minister didn't specify the exact date of the visit and said that the Georgian Foreign Ministry will be informed about the details soon.
"Many high level visits of officials to Georgia are expected next year," Panjikidze said.
Details of the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's visit to Tbilisi will be known in the near future, according to the foreign minister.
Georgian prime minister will visit Israel in late January 2014 and the issue of free trade with this country will be discussed during his visit, Panjikidze said.
"We have special relations with Israel. Georgia's prime minister will visit Israel in late January. Free trade relations will be discussed during this visit and the meeting of the economic commission scheduled for January will be the first step in this sphere," the minister said.
Translated by L.Z.
Edited by C.N.